Business Online

Promoting Yourself To… GASP!… Live People!

August 30th, 2010
by Speider Schneider
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Promoting Yourself To… GASP!… Live People!

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A friend of mine started an organization named “Creative Connect,” a twice a month get-together for anyone in the creative field. He said it was to, “get people away from their computers and to get them talking at least twice a month.” Mostly designers, programmers, illustrators and photographers with a spattering...

Essentials

40+ Elegant Free CSS/(X)HTML Templates from 2010

August 27th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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40+ Elegant Free CSS/(X)HTML Templates from 2010

Today we present some useful free CSS/(X)HTML templates which are available for free download and use. You may want to consider using them for your next projects or build upon them, creating more advanced themes from these basic templates.

Apps

45 Free Applications For Designers And Developers

August 26th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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45 Free Applications For Designers And Developers

By Callum Chapman Whether you’re just starting out in the graphic or web design industry, or you’ve been in it for years, the chances are there will occasionally be a time where you want to get a feel for a particular type of application (maybe something similar to Cinema 4D or Adobe Illustrator) before spending big bucks on it. Maybe sometimes you just need...

Inspiration

50 Stunning Examples of Photo Manipulation Art

August 25th, 2010
by Obaid ur Rehman
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50 Stunning Examples of Photo Manipulation Art

Now almost everyone knows that Photo Manipulation is art with which you can create digital miracles. Yes, you got me right! If you know how to manipulate your pictures, you can do whatever you want. Photo manipulation is one of the most creative art forms today, but it requires skills and precision. Here we present some examples of photo manipulation related to nature, photography,...

Inspiration

Beautiful Woodwork Art

August 24th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Beautiful Woodwork Art

By János Rácz In the age of the Web, with personal computers and tablets, we tend to forget that art has been around for a really, really long time and that this digital field is just one of the many media in which art and design have a form. Fortunately, there are many artists out there who still turn to more traditional methods of...

Design

40 New And Useful Adobe Illustrator Tutorials

August 23rd, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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40 New And Useful Adobe Illustrator Tutorials

The Internet is bursting with knowledge. Whatever you want is available at your fingertips, and learning new techniques is so easy with the load of useful tutorials that guide you step by step. Adobe Illustrator is powerful indeed, but when used right, it can perform feats that humans will marvel at! So today, we present a collection of some fresh and useful tutorials for...

Inspiration

40 Beautiful Examples of Bird Photography

August 20th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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40 Beautiful Examples of Bird Photography

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Bird photography is one of the most challenging types of nature photography. Since the subject is usually small, may not stay still, moves rapidly from branch to branch, sits in less than favorable lighting conditions and is extremely aware of an approaching photographer. So bird photography can be...

Business Online

The Perfect Brainstorm: A How To

August 19th, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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The Perfect Brainstorm: A How To

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Given our fields of interest and chosen professions, most of us have at least once in our lives had to brainstorm for one reason or another. But for those of us who apply this mental tool in our creative pursuits much more regularly, learning to do so effectively is crucial.

Essentials

50 Remarkable Free Icon Sets Released In 2010

August 18th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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50 Remarkable Free Icon Sets Released In 2010

Today we present a refreshing collection of free icon sets. In the past, we posted a huge collection of icon sets and due to the increasing users’ demand, we decided to showcase a yet another collection. Everyone knows that a suitable icon can help users with nice metaphors (if used properly). This is the reason why many artists and designers pay attention to icons...

Business Online

Some Reasons You Might Not Want To Become A Web Designer

August 17th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Some Reasons You Might Not Want To Become A Web Designer

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Web design is often an appealing career choice for artistic and creative people. It's seen as a potentially lucrative opportunity to be creative on a daily basis. But there are drawbacks that many people don't realize going into the field.

Inspiration

Hand Painting Art by Guido Daniele

August 16th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Hand Painting Art by Guido Daniele

Guido Daniele was born in Soverato (Italy) and now lives and works in Milan. He graduated from Brera School of Arts (major in sculpturing) and he has been painting and participating in personal and group art exhibitions since 1968. In 1990 he added a new artistic experience to his previous ones: using the body painting technique he creates and paints models bodies for different situations...

Inspiration

50 Stunning 3D Car Renders

August 13th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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50 Stunning 3D Car Renders

Computer graphics has become truly remarkable about re-creating and illustrating reality. And while most artists still face major obstacles when it comes to rendering organic material, there’s a small subset of 3D images that have been scratching perfection for many years now: 3D vehicle renders. There are so many realistic and beautiful artworks, and if it weren’t for the 3D forums and galleries, you...